Need a reliable and efficient used car for under-£22k

I am looking to buy a nearly new second-hand car. I am looking for which vehicles to consider in terms of fuel economy/looks/value for money/manageable running costs, with a maximum budget of £20,000 to £22,000. What do you suggest I buy?

Asked on 31 August 2020 by David Poolford

Answered by Dan Powell
The Toyota Corolla 1.8 hybrid would suit your needs and budget. It's easy to drive, smartly styled and capable of returning 60+ mpg on the road. A budget of £20k will easily get you a nearly new model with less than 5000 miles on the clock:
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